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Silk in six pieces [one of six]

French
1787


Object Place: France

Dimensions

18.5 x 19 cm (7 5/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.2855f

Medium or Technique

Silk; Lampas

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Six pieces of silk compound satin woven with blue, white and taupe; incomplete portions of large-scale designs including be-ribboned poodles dancing on scrolls, Vulcan at forge, sea horses, and fountains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen Howard Hudson Whipple and Mrs. Alice Wayland Hudson White